1 Killed In Fiery Big Rig Crash In CastaicThe crash was first reported at about 5:30 a.m. in the middle lanes of the northbound freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol. The crash involved a pickup truck that ended up wedged beneath a big rig, which briefly caught fire.
Tanker Truck Carrying 7,500 Gallons Of Fuel Overturns On 5 Freeway In Atwater VillageA tanker truck hauling about 7,500 gallons of diesel fuel overturned Wednesday on the northbound Golden State (5) Freeway in the Atwater Village area
Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck By Vehicle On 5 Freeway, Driver Flees SceneIt wasn't immediately clear why the pedestrian was on the freeway, but it was reported that they may have been on the phone with police reporting an accident that occurred earlier.
4 Hospitalized In Wrong-Way Crash On 5 Freeway, DUI Suspect ArrestedA DUI suspect was reportedly arrested following a wrong-way crash that left four injured on the 5 Freeway in Santa Ana early Saturday morning.
Big Rig Hits 5 Freeway Center Divider, Overturns In CommerceThe truck hit the center divider just north of Garfield Avenue at about 5:15 a.m., leaving the truck’s trailer on its side. The driver had to be extricated from the cab, and he was taken to a hospital with unknown injuries.
Tow Truck Driver Killed After Being Struck By Big Rig In Hit-And-Run Accident On 5 FreewayA tow truck driver who was working alongside the 5 Freeway was killed after being struck by a big rig in a hit-and-run accident Friday evening.
5 Freeway Big Rig Crash Leaves Cab On Top Of TrailerThe 5 Freeway in East LA is back open after a multiple-vehicle crash that somehow left the cab of a big rig on top of its trailer.
Crash Involving 5 Semis, 2 Vehicles Block Several Lanes Of NB 5 Freeway In Mission HillsAt least five big rigs and two vehicles got tangled up Friday on the northbound 5 Freeway at Van Nuys Boulevard in Mission Hills.
5 Freeway Crash Kills 1 In AnaheimThe crash was first reported at 2:53 a.m. as a big rig on its side on the southbound 5 Freeway at Euclid Street in Anaheim. The truck was blocking the carpool lane, while a red sedan was left crushed and unrecognizable a couple of lanes away.
Car Trapped Under Big Rig In Crash On 5 Freeway; 1 KilledA freeway collision involving a Mercedes-Benz and a big rig left at least one person dead, authorities said Tuesday.
Big Rig Crash Prompts Closure Of 5 Freeway In CastaicA big rig overturned Wednesday night in the northbound lanes of the 5 Freeway in Castaic, prompting authorities to close the northbound side of the freeway.
Ventura Co. Search And Rescue Member Killed, Several Others Injured In Major Crash On 5 Freeway In LebecA Ventura County Sheriff's search and rescue volunteer was killed and several others were injured Saturday morning in a multi-vehicle crash on the 5 Freeway in Lebec.
3 Detained After Car-To-Car Shooting, Crash On SB 14 In Newhall PassAuthorities are investigating a possible road rage crash on the 14 Freeway in the Newhall Pass.
Southbound 710 At 5 In East LA Closed After Tanker Truck OverturnsLanes could be closed until at least noon.
4 Killed In Fiery Big-Rig Collision On 5 Freeway In Newhall PassCHP investigators are looking into the possibility that speed and or alcohol and drugs may have contributed the collision.